Alina Simone

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Thursday, July 28 2011

Alina Simone's Indie Rock World Comes Alive in 'You Must Go and Win'

Ukrainian-born musician Alina Simone traces her bizarre journey through the indie rock world, from disastrous Craigslist auditions with sketchy producers to catching fleas in a Williamsburg sublet. She begins her tale in a strange place called Kharkov.


Wednesday, March 4 2009

Translating Sacred Texts: An Interview with Alina Simone

Alina Simone's interpretive covers of Soviet cult legend Yanka Dyagileva's songs have helped preserve the memory and music of the last Russian punk poet -- and sparked debates about cultural ownership and authenticity.


Reviews

Monday, June 20 2011

Alina Simone: Make Your Own Danger

With this third record, Alina Simone seems to have hit her stride by setting off on a new musical path.


Tuesday, August 5 2008

Alina Simone: Everyone is Crying Out to Me, Beware

It takes energy to listen to this kind of sad beauty, and it takes a great performer to make it.


Wednesday, September 12 2007

Alina Simone: Placelessness

ALthough she echoes Chan Marshall, Alina Simone sounds determined to get her own thing going on Placelessness.


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